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Definition of some words/Comments
immortality – adultery, fornication, homosexuality, lesbianism, intercourse with animals etc.; metaphorically the worship of idols; of the defilement of idolatry, as incurred by eating the sacrifices offered to idols
any – individually: each, every, any, all, the whole, everyone, all things, everything; collectively: some of all types
impurity – physical uncleanness; in a moral sense: the impurity of lustful, luxurious, profligate living; of impure motives
greed – greedy desire to have more, covetousness, materialism
be heard of – to name; to utter, to make mention of the name; to bear the name of a person or thing; to utter the name of a person or thing
among – in, at, on, within, among, with, by, by means of
as – according as; just as, even as; in proportion as, in the degree that; since, seeing that, agreeably to the fact that; when, after that
proper – to stand out, to be conspicuous, to be eminent; to be becoming, seemly, fit
for saints – most holy thing, a saint
Notice that Paul put all these together. He could have listed many more, but he seems to regard them all of equal sins.
3 But immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be mentioned among you, as is proper for Christian believers.
Ephesians The Easy Study Bible Commentary
Verse for May 14
3 But immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be heard of among you, as is proper for saints.
or any impurity
must not even be heard of
as is proper for saints.
The Easy Study Bible Diagramed